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Kahuku OL flips college commitment from Arizona State to Hawaii

By Billy Hull on September 9, 2019

Kahuku senior offensive lineman Micah Soliai Howlett, who committed to Arizona State in June, said on social media that he has decided to change his commitment and stay home to play for the University of Hawaii. It’s no secret that there are great things going on at the University of Hawaii. The energy and vibe I feel from the players and coaching staff is UNREAL! I want to be a part of something special. I’M STAYING HOME ⁦@NickRolovich⁩ ⁦@CoachWeber62⁩ GOBOWS🌈🤟🏽#Commited […]

Campbell WR/DB Titus Mokiao-Atimalala adds Utah to offer list

By Paul Honda on September 5, 2019

With a second offer, this one from Utah, Titus Mokiao-Atimalala can see a fork in the road. The Campbell junior, a standout receiver and defensive back, also has an offer from Hawaii. That’s the school that has a commit from older brother Tamatoa Mokiao-Atimalala, whose primary position is defensive back. Both brothers pull ironman duty with a few other Sabers on both sides of the ball. The younger brother will have time to make a decision. While Tamatoa turned down […]

Linebacker Isaiah Tufaga will transfer from Oregon State to Hawaii

By Hawaii Prep World on August 21, 2019

NOTE: This story by Stephen Tsai also appeared on Hawaii Warrior World. ———- Linebacker Isaiah Tufaga, a former All-State football player from Saint Louis School, is poised to transfer from Oregon State to UH. “I can’t wait,” Isaiah Tufaga told the Honolulu Star-Advertiser this morning. Tufaga, a 6-foot-2, 225-pound sophomore, said he finalized his decision on Tuesday, the final day of Oregon State’s training camp. “It had nothing to do with football,” Tufaga said of his decision. “It had to […]


Speedy Saint Louis WR heading to Big Ten powerhouse

By Billy Hull on July 2, 2019

Saint Louis receiver Roman Wilson, who led the Crusaders in receiving as a junior, is headed to the Big Ten. The 6-foot, 180-pound senior announced on social media this morning he will play college football at Michigan. 100% committed…✌🏽 pic.twitter.com/eAxqhvAR1C — Roman Wilson🚀 (@Trilllroman) July 2, 2019 Wilson, who averaged a staggering 24.8 yards per catch as a junior, had 30 receptions for 744 yards and seven touchdowns. He chose Michigan out of an offer sheet of Arizona State, BYU, […]

UCLA gets commitment from Saint Louis WR Matt Sykes

By Billy Hull on June 27, 2019

Saint Louis receiver Matt Sykes ended his college recruitment on Thursday announcing his commitment to play football at UCLA. COMMITTED.✍🏽 pic.twitter.com/WXdeHa7AXf — Matt Sykes (@MattSykes17) June 27, 2019 The 6-foot-4, 208-pound senior chose the Bruins out of an offer sheet that included Brigham Young, California, Fresno State, Hawaii, Kansas State, Navy, Nebraska, Oregon, Utah and Wisconsin. Sykes has had limited playing time at Saint Louis over the past two seasons due to injuries. He broke his thumb as a sophomore […]

Fifth Pac-12 school secures football commitment from Hawaii

By Billy Hull on June 25, 2019

Oregon, California, Arizona State, Oregon State and now Utah. All five schools expect to have at least one player from Hawaii in their football recruiting class in 2020 with the Utes joining the list today. Saint Louis’ Kamo’i Latu, a 6-foot, 175-pound safety, became the sixth different Crusader to announce a college commitment to a Division I school when he posted on social media that he plans to sign with the Utes. ❗️C O M M I T T E […]

Kamehameha freshman Tausili Akana lands offers from Hawaii, BYU, Utah

By Paul Honda on June 22, 2019

Tausili Akana is on the radar and shining brightly. The incoming Kamehameha freshman linebacker earned defensive MVP honors for grades 8-10 at the All-Poly football camp in Utah and landed three scholarship offers: Hawaii, Brigham Young and Utah. He is 6-foot-3, 195 pounds after growing four inches in the past year, according to his father, former Hawaii basketball player and current Kahuku boys basketball coach Brandyn Akana. Tausili Akana is the younger brother of heralded volleyball players Braelyn Akana and […]

Mililani DE Shane Kady headed to the Pac-12

By Billy Hull on June 21, 2019

Mililani senior Shane Kady, a 6-foot-3, 210-pound defensive end, announced his college commitment to play at Oregon State on social media today. C O M M I T T E D #BTD20 #DAMRIGHT pic.twitter.com/Qg7jO79dyj — Shane Kady ⚡️ (@Shanek45) June 21, 2019 Kady, a second-team Star-Advertiser All-State selection as a junior, held offers from Arizona, Army, BYU, Fresno State, Hawaii, San Diego State, UNLV, Utah State and the Beavers. Kady visited Oregon State last week and then tripped to Fresno […]